Welcome to Hawley Armory Fitness & Wellness

Hawley Armory Fitness and Wellness has everything you need to get fit and be healthy!

workoutServing the UCONN and Storrs Community, Hawley Armory has a long history and tradition at the University of Connecticut, primarily as a health and fitness training facility.  Did you know that the Men’s and Women’s basketball games were held at Hawley Armory before the Fieldhouse was built?

Today, Hawley is here to serve UCONN faculty and staff, helping you meet your fitness and wellness goals.  The Hawley Armory Fitness Center is located in the lower level of Hawley, housing treadmills, ellipticals, stair climbing machines, resistance equipment and more.  In addition, the Fitness Center offers personal training with certified trainers.  We also offer group fitness, yoga, spinning, and Sole Synthesis® classes! What are you waiting for?

Stop by Hawley today and learn more!


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News and Events:

Fitness Center Summer hours of operation:

Early morning hours:

Mon - Fri: 7 AM - 9 AM

(closed during the quiet hours of 9 AM - 10:30 AM)

Remainder of the day:

Mon - Wed: 10:30 AM - 7 PM

Thu & Fri: 10:30 AM - 6 PM


New Registration Form

Featuring Hawley Payment Store option for card payment registration fees:


Special Summer Group Exercise Class schedule - here!

7/24 - 8/9 adjustments due to instructor vacations

Try ZUMBA Strong - Fri's. 12:00 - 12:50 PM

  • Great class that combines the proven high-intensity interval training with Zumba rhythms!  Less dance, more conditioning - All fitness levels welcome!

Specialty programs - watch for fall program dates for Tabata Bootcamp and Intro to Resistance Training classes!

Tabata Bootcamp TM -  Starting this fall

Julie Lynch, Certified Tabata Bootcamp TM Instructor, is teaching this popular fitness trend of High Intensity Interval Training.  This method of exercise helps burn more calories during - and after - the workout. 

Program includes:

  • Two instructor-led classes each week
  • Muscle strength, endurance, flexibility AND cardio fitness benefits
  • 24/7 website access, including workouts, connecting with other bootcampers, and progress tracking
  • Access to Hawley fitness center during the program


  • Please contact Julie with questions about the classes and Janet to register.


Group Strength Classes w/ Nick Silbart, Certified Personal Trainer - Starting this fall

Get leaner & stronger!  All fitness levels welcome.  Learn a variety of strength exercises, core training, plus comprehensive fitness planning tips!

  • Classes meet Tue & Thu
  • 12-1 PM or 5-6 PM
  • Full use of the fitness center throughout the program

Please contact Janet with questions.

Pickleball at Hawley!  Summer - Wed's 5:00 - 6:30 PM

Come join the fastest growing sport in the U.S.!  Beginners welcome!

  • 5:00 - 6:30 PM
  • Wed's
  • Hawley Gymnasium
  • $5 drop-in or only $25

Please contact Mike O'Neill or Janet Rochester for more info.


Hawley Hoops! 

Pick-up/Open Court Basketball - Tue's 1:00 - 3:00 PM

Wanna join?!  Please contact Janet!

Hawley Registration form (including regular membership options) - Any payroll deduction payments, please complete Hawley Registration form.


Calculate your Body Mass Index

BMI provides a reliable indicator of body fatness for most people and is used to screen for weight categories that may lead to health problems.